Speaker Profile

Janelle Bonanno
Editor in Chief, GameFront / Defy Media LLC

Janelle Bonanno is the Editor in Chief of GameFront.com, a Defy Media property focusing on entertainment and journalism in the video game industry. She joined the GameFront team from the Video Game Advertising department of Alloy Digital, where she worked in content partnerships and integrated advertising production. Previously, Janelle served as Executive Director of the Video Game Bar Association and the co-founder of Take This, a nonprofit providing support about mental health and wellness for those experiencing emotional distress and greater institutions.
Janelle graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. and received her J.D. from New York Law School. A recovering attorney, Janelle practiced and specialized in election law, not for profits and intellectual property. She is a current member of the New York and New Jersey Bar Associations.